List of European bookstores distributing the Topoguide of the Lofoten Islands

NETHERLANDS

DE NOORDERZON - Reisboekhandel
Nieuwstad 35,

6811BJ Arnhem - Nederland
Tel: +31(0)263510334 - www.denoorderzon.nl

English version only


FRANCE

ARIANE - LA LIBRAIRIE DU VOYAGE
20 rue du capitaine Dreyfus

35000 Rennes - France
Tel: +33 (0)2 99 79 68 47
www.librairie-voyage.com

French version only

LIBRAIRIE AU VIEUX CAMPEUR
2, rue de Latran
75005 Paris - France
Tel: +33 (0)1 53 10 48 33
www.auvieuxcampeur.fr/librairie

French version only

LA COMPAGNIE DES CARTES
Moose Crossing SARL
18 chemin de la briqueterie
33610 Canéjan
FRANCE
https://lacompagniedescartes.fr/
French and English version online

LIBRAIRIE LA GÉOTHÈQUE
14, rue Racine
44000 Nantes - France
Tel: +33 (0)2 40 74 50 36
https://www.facebook.com/La-Géothèque
French version only

LIBRAIRIE EYROLLES
Librairie Eyrolles
55, 57 et 61 boulevard Saint-Germain
75005 Paris - France
Tel: +33 (0)1 44 41 11 74
www.eyrolles.com
French version only

LIBRAIRIE ITINÉRANCES
62, rue Baudrière
49000 Angers - France

Tel: +33 (0)2 41 77 36 47 
www.librairie-voyage-angers.fr
French version only


SWISS

LE VENT DES ROUTES S.A.
50 rue des Bains
CH-1205 Genève - Suisse
Tel: +41 22 800 33 81 - www.vdr.ch

French and English version

PAYOT LIBRAIRE
Place Pépinet 4
CH-1003 Lausanne - Suisse
Tél: +41 21 341 33 31 - www.payot.ch

English version only

PAYOT LIBRAIRE
Rue de la Confédération 7
CH – 1204 Genève - Suisse
Tél: +41 22 316 19 00 - www.payot.ch

English version only


BELGIUM

ANTICYCLONE DES AÇORES
Rue fossé aux Loups 34
1000 Bruxelles - Belgique

Tel: +32 02/217 52 46 -  www.anticyclonedesacores.be
French and English version


NORWAY

RØDSAND LIBRIS LEKNES
Storgata 8,

8370 Leknes - NORWAY
Tel: +47 76 07 59 38
English version only

SKANDINAVISK HØYFJELLSUTSTYR BODØ
Torvgata 2,

8006 Bodø - NORWAY
Tel: +47 75 52 23 10 - www.skandinaviskhoyfjellsutstyr.no/Bodoe
English version only

RØDSAND LIBRIS SVOLVÆR
Vestfjordgata 8
8300 Svolvær - NORWAY
Tel: +47 76 07 59 22
English version only

BOKHUSET LIBRIS TROMSØ
Storgata 86
9008 Tromsø - NORWAY
Tel: +47 77 68 30 36
English version only


SWEDEN

NORSTEDTS FÖRLAGSGRUPP
Kartbutiken

Mäster Samuelsgatan 54
111 21 Stockholm - SWEDEN
Tel: +46 08 202 303 - https://www.kartbutiken.se/
English version only

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The Topo-Guide to the Lofoten Islands

Cover EN

WHY THIS GUIDE?

First, our passion for this archipelago, an inexhaustible reservoir of fantastic walks. And then, our experience in guiding groups of hikers over the past ten years. Finally, above all, we realized that up to now the available cartography has been limited to a collection of acceptable maps— but not quite acceptable for hiking. The trail indications are often meager and sometimes incorrect.
We wanted to remedy this fl agrant lack of reliable information as
completely as possible..

OUTLINE OF THE TOPO-GUIDE

Hiking the Lofoten Islands is both an invitation to discover this bit of Arctic paradise and a practical guidebook that answers two questions, essential for any hiker:

• Where should I hike on each of the islands, given the time I have, theweather, and my physical condition?
• What itineraries should I follow?

 This guidebook is divided into three parts

  • Part One is an introduction to the islands. You’ll fi nd general information on their geography, climate, geology, animal and plant life as well as advice on how to prepare for your hikes.
  • Part Two is composed of 60 hiking topo-pages that include all the information you need—descriptions, maps and photos—to discover and appreciate the trails in the best possible way.
  • Part Three describes a trek across the archipelago in 11 days. In addition to a detailed itinerary, it has all the tips you’ll need on food supplies and preparation for the hike and your bivouacs.

Buy this book?


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 If you want to support this website, please choose "Topo Guide Lofoten" seller when ordering (fixed price: 28€ or 24,07£)

PRACTICAL INFORMATION

Number of pages 224
Cover flexi-binding
Format 14,3 x 22,6 cm
Weight about 400g (1 lb.)
Price 28€ tax included

Bookstores


Booksellers benefit from the following discounts on the price of the guide before taxes:
5-9 books: 25% off
10-19 books: 30% off
Over 20 books: 35% off

You pay for shipping (the guide is sent from the Netherlands). All our deliveries are tracked: we’ll send you the tracking number of your package as soon as the last one is sent.

Shipping prices to Europe (Zone 1):
5-9 books – 19.50€
10 to 19 books - 34€
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Reine/Vindstad/Kjerkfjord

forsfjord vindstad

If you want to go from Forsfjord power station to Vindstad (or vice versa), and you don’t want to rely on the boat shuttle MS Fjordkyss, it is now possible to do it by foot.

We provide GPX track, map and the description (in french only) for the section connecting Vindstad to Forsfjord. This new possibility is particularly interesting for hikers engaged in the great crossing of the Lofoten Islands trek.

Our tips

Where to sleep, eat, drink and more in the Lofoten Islands

As we are not a tourist office, we will only publish recommandations for places we think are hikers and backpackers friendly and that we have tested AND appreciated. This section will get more stuff as we go along.

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Laukvik
Brotoy: E Raftsundet
Kabelvag: Ip kamera skistua, kongstind
Henningsvær - Austvågøya

Center of the archipellago

Steine: F Hagskaret (Retning Stamsund)
Ballstad: havn i Lofoten, Vestvågøy, Nordland

South of the archipellago

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Download the official Lofoten Islands maps

Lofoten Islands maps, scale 1:50 000 (UMT33)  download them for free on hiking-lofoten!Maps from the Norwegian National Institute of Cartography (Kartverket) are available in high definition (Tiff) on a set of ten maps.  Essential to prepare your hikes in the Lofoten Islands...

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Northern lights forecast

Discover aurora forecast for Lofoten islands, thanks to NOAA POES satelitte from the "National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration"

GPS routes

  • The GPS hiking routes are finally available as free downloads from the Hikes section!
  • Discover eight new routes in the Lofoten Islands with detailed Topos from Rando-Lofoten.

Day Length in the Lofoten

The Lofoten archipelago is located above the Arctic Circle, the result of this situation is a period of permanent days in summer and at the opposite a period of permanent night in winter (polar night).

To organize properly your trips and expedition in this region, it is important to take this phenomenon into account due to the high latitude. Discover our sunset/sunrise calendar

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